When you have furniture or other items in your home that have been passed down through the generations, you tend to carry all of it’s energy with you too. This can hold you back.
If Aunt Hilda left you her kitchen table and you love it and use it all the time, that’s one thing. But if that table makes you feel like you have to keep it because it was hers, then your energy is being drained by it because it serves no valuable purpose in your life.
When Nike made Colin Kaepernick the face of their brand, people protested on both sides. This included lighting your sneakers or other Nike product on fire or donating the clothing to the homeless (which is a worthy cause). Or perhaps boycotting Nike altogether and bashing Kaepernick for his beliefs.
The message has been received, you’re angry either way. Yet you take what he does personally when this is his choice to make…not yours.
When we go through these energy shifts, you may suddenly feel very confused. You’ll likely go through a period where you question everything…especially, who you are.
You’ll begin to ask if what you’re doing is right. You’ll question your purpose and you’ll wonder what is real. You may want to throw in the towel. Perhaps you have a range of emotions.* It can feel like you are being divided into two. This is as it should be.